Six Brighton & Hove Albion under-21 players have been retained for the 2015/16 campaign.
Goalkeeper Harry Doherty, defenders Tom Dallison and Rob Hunt, midfielders Jesse Starkey and Jeffrey Monakana and forward Jason Davis have all had their deals extended until the end of next season.
Academy manager John Morling said, “The group that has been retained have shown us enough progression over the past twelve months to warrant a new deal and all six have earned their extensions.
“We feel there is more to come from these players and now it is down to them to make the most of the opportunity and continue their development.”
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Meanwhile, six players have been released, with Bradley Barry, Shamir Fenelon, George Cole, Cameron Wiltshire, Danny Pappoe and Jimmy Muitt not being offered new deals.
Morling added, “As with every season there comes a point when we have to make tough decisions and this season was no different.
“There are some talented players that haven’t been kept on and we had some tough calls to make, but I would like to thank all the players that are departing for their efforts during their time with the club.
"Everyone here at Brighton & Hove Albion wishes them the best of luck in the next stage of their careers.”